Packing Team Leader

Packing Team Leader

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Packing Team Leader is needed for a permanent role in the Runcorn area. Excellent salary and benefits package.

The successful candidate will be expected to direct the people, processes and products in the area to deliver the required outputs and performance measures throughout the shift, so that operational targets and internal customer expectations are met or exceeded.

The Package

  • Competitive salary (incl. of shift allowance)
  • 23 to 27 days + bank hols (dependent on length of service.)
  • Excellent company pension scheme
  • Death in service (3x)
  • Discretionary annual company bonus
  • Hours of Work: 2 shift pattern (M-Fri 6am-2pm, 2-10pm) Or M-Fri Nights available

Job Summery

Working within the Packing area you will, amongst other duties:

  • Help organise the team to ensure the packing plan is delivered on time and to the correct quality
  • Handover the area to the next Packing Shift Leader (describing quality, service, safety, progress vs. the plan and any issues that require resolution)
  • Ensure that materials are ready from warehouse for the next works orders for the area
  • Interact with Maintenance to ensure a timely resolution of any issues and unplanned downtime
  • Identify and highlight any opportunities to improve output and quality
  • Coach and support the team to resolve packing running issues; escalate problems to the relevant resource as appropriate
  • Ensure team are always working safely
  • Identify and take corrective action for any potential safety issues (near misses)
  • Ensure all operators complete the appropriate paperwork – e.g. logbooks, process sheets, returns.
  • Ensure each line’s output is optimised by managing breaks and hand over periods
  • Keep excellent housekeeping standards ensuring the area is audit ready
  • Ensure the packaging is completed on time by encouraging team work within the packing team
  • Present the area to visitors, auditors (stakeholders) as required
  • This is a hands on role, so you will need to work on the lines or undertake operational duties as and when required
  • Step up as Packing Shift Leader when required

If you are interested in the Production Shift Manager role and have the required experience, please click the apply now button